Join Fred Meyer and thousands of kids at the parade!
Televised Live: June 5, 2013 at 1:00 p.m.
www.rosefestival.org/events/juniorparade/ The lovable Fred Bear will make a special appearance as he cuts the ribbon that commences Portland’s Party for the kids, the Fred Meyer Junior Parade! Joining Fred will be other popular mascots, including the GEICO Gecko, Benny the OSU Beaver and the Rose Festival Clown Prince. Fred Bear and all his friends will be seen on live local television during the two-hour Fox 12 broadcast.
New to the Junior Parade are several special sections, each celebrating a unique facet of the Portland community. Be active. Play safe. Stay healthy presented by Randall Children’s Hospital shows off how fun it is to be active. Love animals? Come with your pet or wear your favorite animal costume and celebrate World Environment Day with the Procession of the Species. Or bring your bike, unicycle, or stilts and join Kids on the Go! presented by Yellowbook.